Prof Therese Kinsella, founder and chief executive of Atxa Therapeutics. Photograph: Vincent Hoban

UCD spinout drug company Atxa Therapeutics, which is developing novel therapies that tackle a deadly heart condition, is seeking to raise $30 million (...)

 Irish Times columnist and awards Innovation ceremony MC  David McWilliams. Picture Conor McCabe.

From life-saving drugs and med-tech devices to trout caviar and easy-cook vegetables, from flat-pack air-conditioning ducts to high-tech chips for sat(...)

President Michael D Higgins  at The Irish Times  Innovation Awards 2012 at the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

From life-saving drugs and med-tech devices to trout caviar and easy-cook vegetables, from flat-pack air-conditioning ducts to high-tech chips for sat(...)

Stage at The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards 2012, at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An anti-microbial coating that kills more than 99 per cent of harmful bacteria and superbugs; an ingenious and cost-efficient manufacturing and assemb(...)

Ivan Coulter: “This is a company with fantastic potential.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ivan Coulter, the founder and former boss of Sigmoid Pharma, has been appointed chief executive of a new UCD spinout drug company that is tackling a d(...)